Rhizochromulina marina D.J. & Chrétiennot-Dinet
Rhizochromulina marina D.J.Hibberd & Chrétiennot-Dinet 1979: 180, fig 1; pls I-III
Published in: Hibberd, D.J. & Chretiennot-Dinet, M.-J. (1979). The ultrastructure and taxonomy of Rhizochromulina marina gen. et ap. nov., an amoeboid marine chrysophyte. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 59: 179-193.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhizochromulina.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: ad Massiliam (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: Pl. 1A: 7.x.1968; marinae, in plancto stagni supralitoralis. (Silva 1996-to date Notes: [strain 2B 950/1 at Cambridge].
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Kristiansen, J. & Preisig, H.R. (2001). Encyclopedia of Chrysophyte genera. Bibliotheca Phycologica 110: 1-260.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
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Hibberd, D.J. & Chretiennot-Dinet, M.-J. (1979). The ultrastructure and taxonomy of Rhizochromulina marina gen. et ap. nov., an amoeboid marine chrysophyte. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 59: 179-193.
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